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Police beat

Grandview: Items missing from vehicles

Several Grandview Heights residents reported Sept. 30 that their vehicles had been entered overnight.

Offices to close for Columbus Day

The city of Grandview Heights' administration, service and parks and recreation departments will be closed Monday, Oct. 12, in observance of Columbus Day.

Moment in time

This 1895 photo depicts a view looking west along Fifth Avenue toward Dublin Pike, now Dublin Road.

Mayor asks council to amend tobacco law

Grandview Heights City Council will be considering an amended version of an ordinance it approved last month prohibiting the sale to and use of cigarettes and other tobacco products for anyone between the ages of 18 and 21.

Library notes

The following programs are offered by the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave. For more information, call 614-486-2951.

Grandview's Great Pumpkin Run 5K now in its 37th year

The streets of Grandview Heights and Marble Cliff often seem to be as full of runners and walkers as they are vehicles.

Friends of library sales to stop

The Friends of the Grandview Library will no longer hold biannual book sales -- but the sale of books will remain a major fundraising source for the organization.
Continuous Improvement Plan

District intent on tackling new list of goals this year

After meeting a number of goals last school year, Grandview Heights teachers and administrators are working toward accomplishing a new set of tasks this year.

Coming up

Franklin County Office of Ohio State University Extension, orientation meetings for Master Gardener volunteer training, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave., and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Ohio 4-H Center on the Ohio State University campus, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive. Applications for the next class, which will begin in January, will be available. Participants only need to attend one orientation, with no reservations necessary. Applications for the class must be returned to the OSU Extension Office before Nov. 2. For more information, go to

A place to play

Coming up

Ohio Plein Air Society, Painting in the Park, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 17 at Trouville, a condominium area at the corner or Tremont and Kenny roads in Upper Arlington. All painters, whether an OPAS member or not, are invited to paint anything they choose. Beginners are welcome at this informal event. For more information email

Library notes

The following programs are offered by the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave. For more information, call 614-486-2951.

Local report card results delayed this year

Ohio school districts and families will have to wait a bit longer before the state releases local report-card data.

Moment in time

Laura was the daughter C.H. Walcutt and Janette Howard, early residents of the Grandview area.

Hall decorators aim for pixel-perfect

The football game won't be the only spirited competition taking place next week as Grandview Heights High School celebrates homecoming.

City mulls hike of tax credit in light of 2016 levy proposal

Grandview Heights City Council soon will resume its consideration of a proposal to increase the credit given to residents who work in and pay income taxes to another community.

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